- 1 How big can your carry on be Greyhound?
- 2 Do Greyhound buses have overhead compartments?
- 3 Does Greyhound weigh your luggage?
- 4 Does the Greyhound check your bags?
- 5 Can you talk on the phone on Greyhound?
- 6 Can you travel with a gun on Greyhound?
- 7 Can you bring a suitcase on a Greyhound bus?
- 8 Can I bring a pillow on a Greyhound bus?
- 9 Do Greyhound buses stop for food?
- 10 What happens if Greyhound loses your bag?
- 11 How do you survive a Greyhound bus?
- 12 Can I bring a duffel bag and a backpack as a carry on?
- 13 Do Greyhound buses have metal detectors?
- 14 Can you ride Greyhound without ID?
- 15 Has Greyhound been sold 2020?
How big can your carry on be Greyhound?
Baggage allowance at a glance
|Carry -on baggage||Under the bus baggage|
|Bring onto the bus||Store under the bus|
|Must fit in overhead compartment or under seat in front||Max size 62 inches (157 cm) when you add together length + width + height|
|One bag up to 25lb (11kg)||Up to 3 bags, max 50lb each (22.5kg)|
Do Greyhound buses have overhead compartments?
Yes you can! As long as there is room under the bus, oversized luggage is allowed on Greyhound buses for an extra fee.
Does Greyhound weigh your luggage?
And yes, they will weigh your checked bags to make sure they are not overweight. If your checked bag weighs 50lbs or more you will have to have it shipped through Greyhound Package Express to your final destination.
Does the Greyhound check your bags?
They check your bags, but only carry on. If they have reason to think drugs or something suspicious is being transported then they bring in dogs and actual police.
Can you talk on the phone on Greyhound?
“ Do not allow your cell phones to ring throughout this bus please as they do and they will disturb Greyhound’s PAYING customers. We are not going to sit up here for four-and-a-half hours listening to cell phones ringing throughout this bus,” he is heard saying in the video.
Can you travel with a gun on Greyhound?
Greyhound does not allow firearms on its buses. Guns are now allowed in national parks. Firearms were formerly prohibited in national parks.
Can you bring a suitcase on a Greyhound bus?
Greyhound allows you to bring one carry -on bag and up to two checked bags with each adult ticket purchase. If you choose to bring a second checked bag, there will be an additional $15 fee, but this fee is waived if you purchase a flexible fare ticket.
Can I bring a pillow on a Greyhound bus?
Carry your blanket and your pillow in your arm— wrapped tightly so that they look small. Small does sell in Greyhound buses. However, you can bring a reasonably sized suitcase for the cargo area, plus pay extra if you have more than one suitcase.
Do Greyhound buses stop for food?
We don’t sell food or drink on our buses, so it’s a good idea to stock up on food and drinks before boarding (not alcoholic drinks though, they’re not allowed). But if you forget, the bus does stop frequently (check your itinerary to see how often), and some stops will have places to buy food.
What happens if Greyhound loses your bag?
You need to submit a baggage claim form at your local terminal within 30 days of arriving at your destination (for lost baggage ) or 7 days after receiving your baggage (for damaged baggage ), and the claim process takes 60-90 days from the time we receive your form.
How do you survive a Greyhound bus?
9 Greyhound Bus Tips You Need to Know Before You Travel
- Book your tickets early.
- Arrive at least an hour before departure.
- And, get in line as quickly as possible.
- Make your luggage stand out.
- Sit at the front.
- Try not to use the bathroom.
- Follow the driver’s rules during stops and transfers.
- Keep your carry-on bag and ticket with you at all times.
Can I bring a duffel bag and a backpack as a carry on?
Yes. As long as your duffle bag is within the airline’s size requirements for carry on luggage, you can use a duffle bag as a carry on item. For most airlines and flights, that means choosing a duffle bag that is no larger than 9 inches x 14 inches x 22 inches (for most flights).
Do Greyhound buses have metal detectors?
Greyhound said that while it does not use metal detectors at all of its locations, its safety practices are similar to other bus companies. Drivers and terminal employees also are trained on security procedures. That’s true even though vastly more people get on a bus, train or subway than on planes each day.
Can you ride Greyhound without ID?
Do I need an ID to board my bus? Yes, Greyhound requires you to present an ID to an agent to board the bus. Make sure you have identification issued by a government agency that meets the carrier’s requirements.
Has Greyhound been sold 2020?
Transport giant FirstGroup has sold off three major bus facilities in North America for a total of £102m. It faced increasing pressure earlier this year from an activist investor to separate off its North American operations.